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IC Office wins Ithaca College SGA Election in uncontested race

By | Apr 30, 2016

Running unopposed, IC Office won as the sole ticket in the 2016–17 Ithaca College Student Government Association Executive Board election.


Overview of 2016 candidates’ college affordability platforms

By | Feb 2, 2016

2016 presidential candidates discuss their stances on college affordability.


SGA releases breakdown of election results

By The Ithacan | May 1, 2014

The Student Government Association has released the detailed results of the senate and executive board elections that took place April 17–18.


SGA holds campus elections debate

By | Apr 10, 2013

The Ithaca College Student Government Association hosted an election debate, where candidates running for the senior class executive board, the SGA executive board and senators of each class and school discussed several issues, such as communication with the administration.


Foreign policy post-Chavez

By | Mar 24, 2013

Hugo Chavez, Venezuela’s self-proclaimed “Bolivarian” leader, passed away March 5, leaving many around the world asking: What will Venezuela look like without Chavez? Chavez, who led the country since taking power in 1998, seems to be just as divisive in death as he was when he was alive. Even his interim successor was contentious. Chavez…


Youth vote secures Obama’s second term

By | Nov 8, 2012

According to CNN exit polls, 60 percent of youth voters — aged 18 to 29 — voted for President Obama’s re-election, while 37 percent of young voters picked Gov. Mitt Romney. In 2008, 66 percent of young voters chose Obama, leaving 31 percent to vote for Republican Sen. John McCain.


Election results mark new era

By | Nov 8, 2012

President Obama won his second term by winning minority voters, particularly Hispanics, women and young voters. Some feared Obama’s voter turnout would be stifled by a lack of excitement about the election this year. This was not the case. While a win for the Obama camp was expected, it is where he drew support from…


Video: Snap Judgment – How faculty political views affect education

By | Nov 7, 2012

A study conducted by Ithaca College Republicans shows that over 90 percent of faculty are registered as a Democrat or Green. Students answered whether they think this affects their education. Here is the release. http://www.yaf.org/Ithaca-study.aspx


Slideshow: Election night in Ithaca community

By | Nov 7, 2012

It was a close race, but Barack Obama pulled ahead to win the presidential re-election. Take a look at 2012 election night in Ithaca.


What athlete would make the best president?

By | Nov 5, 2012

What if the sports world had to pick the next president?


As election nears, no clear winner in recent debates

By | Oct 26, 2012

In the past couple of weeks we have seen all four of the presidential and vice presidential debates that mark the final push at the closing of election season. With just more than a week left before Americans across the nation cast their votes Nov. 6, I think it is safe to say we have…


Election central: taking a look at the most contested issues in the 2012 election

By | Oct 11, 2012

With a three-part series, The Ithacan will take a look at the most contested issues in the 2012 presidential election